Freeman introduces industry-first open technology platform to facilitate connections across all points of the event ecosystem

New platform, Fuzion by Freeman, simplifies technology integration, enhances the attendee experience and advances the industry Freeman, the leading global provider of brand experiences, has announced Fuzion(SM) by Freeman, an open product ecosystem that acts as a foundation between digital solutions, … Continue reading

How a customs broker can add to the success of your next event

By Diane Labbé Deegan Let’s say you’re planning a meeting in Canada featuring some international exhibitors. By holding your event in Canada you’re excited about the prospect of easily attracting worldwide attendees. You then think: “But my association is based … Continue reading

The Omni King Edward Hotel’s Crystal Ballroom sparkles again after $6.5 million restoration

Almost 40 years after its closure, and restored to its former grandeur, the admired ballroom opened its doors with a lively celebration Restored to its former splendor, The Omni King Edward Hotel’s elegant Crystal Ballroom was revealed at its recent grand re-launch … Continue reading

Palais des congrès de Montréal partners with a world leader in live event services

The Palais des congrès is pleased to announce the selection of GES as its official supplier of event decorating services following a call for tenders. “We welcome our new partner, and are pleased with this agreement, which will add to the … Continue reading

IACC and Meeting Professionals International form global alliance

IACC, the only association to certify conference and meetings focused venues on a global basis, and Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the leading global association for meeting professionals, have announced a five-year global partnership for the mutual benefit of their members. The two … Continue reading

Using video to help your clients get more from their next event

By Dan Asselin Let’s face it: There are parts of just about every event that are unavoidably boring, boring and really boring. Dry content and droning speakers can take the life out of anything and make all of your efforts … Continue reading

Meetings Mean Business Coalition goes global

American-led coalition will work with international partners to unite the meetings industry around the world The Meetings Mean Business Coalition (MMB), a cross-industry communications and advocacy initiative, is introducing a platform for industry professionals in every corner of the globe … Continue reading